Best Days Articles

In October, 2016, the Full Moon rises on the 16th, so Halloween trick-or-treaters this year will be... read more
Every holiday season, planetariums present their “Star of Wonder” show, which offers astronomical... read more
Here are your pet profiles based on the zodiac signs! Capricorn December 22–January 19 Capricorn is... read more
Here are zodiac profiles for gardeners based on the signs. ARIES (March 21 to April 20) Aries... read more
In every edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac is a short astrology section with the Secrets of the... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for November, 2016, plus Moon phases, best days by the Moon, folklore,... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for December 2016 plus Moon phases, best days by the Moon, folklore, and ... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for February 2017 plus Moon phases, best days by the Moon, folklore, and ... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for March, 2017 plus Moon phases, best days by the Moon, folklore, and ... read more
For Moon fans, September, 2016 will provide plenty of Moon action! The month begins and ends with a... read more
Find the June Strawberry Moon phases for 2016—plus, best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and ... read more
Learn about the Full Moon for July 2016—plus moon phase dates, best days by the Moon, folklore, and... read more
Many readers ask us when Mercury is Retrograde. Here are the retrograde dates for 2016. There will... read more
Here’s a list of the best fishing days and times for 2016, when the Moon is between new and full (... read more
Setting chicken eggs by the Moon? Here are best days to set eggs for 2016.  According to tradition... read more
From the beginning, The Old Farmer's Almanac has been calculated on astronomy, not astrology. But... read more
Here some great nature links for everything outdoors, from fishing to camping to weather watching.... read more
The following are some historically notable wedding events, listed by month. January January 14,... read more
The days of the week were named by the Romans with the Latin words for the Sun, the Moon, and the... read more
The animal designations of the Chinese zodiac follow a 12-year cycle and are always used in the... read more
The age-old practice of performing farm chores by the Moon stems from the simple belief that the... read more
The Moon has a personal relationship with us all, and folklore has it that courting and birthing... read more
Can the Moon change your luck? According to Moon folklore, in many cases it brings good luck. But... read more